Specialist Andrew Waits 101st Airborne Division Endowed

This scholarship is established in memory and honors Specialist Andrew Waits, member of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), 1/502 Inf 2 BCT, A Co., Ft. Campbell, KY; killed in action in Baghdad, Iraq on Thursday, April 13, 2006. This fund is established to recognize the top marksman in the Police Academy by assisting students in financing their education at Oakland Community College, and is to be administered according to the following provisions.

To be eligible for this award, applicants:

  • MUST be in the Police Academy at the Auburn Hills Campus
  • MUST be the top marksman in his/her class
  • The Director of the Police Academy will notify the Foundation of the top marksman in each class
  • MUST be used for tuition and books
  • MUST write a thank-you letter to the donor.
  • MUST NOT be an OCC employee or family member receiving tuition reimbursement
  • MUST NOT be a College guest student, high school guest student or high school dual enrolled student

Specialist Andrew Waits memorial (by his family and friends)
Department awarded scholarship